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2019
2 Citations (Scopus)

A 7000-year history of changing plant trait composition in an Amazonian landscape; the role of humans and climate

van der Sande, M. T., Gosling, W., Correa-Metrio, A., Prado-Junior, J. A., Poorter, L., Oliveira, R. S., Mazzei, L. & Bush, M. B., Jun 2019, In : Ecology Letters. 22, 6, p. 925-935

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
tropical forests
tropical forest
climate
disturbance
forest dynamics
9 Citations (Scopus)

Amazonian rainforest tree mortality driven by climate and functional traits

Aleixo, I., Norris, D., Hemerik, L., Barbosa, A., Prata, E., Costa, F. & Poorter, L., 22 Apr 2019, In : Nature Climate Change. 9, 5, p. 384-388 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterAcademicpeer-review

rainforest
mortality
climate
carbon sequestration
tropical forest
22 Citations (Scopus)

Climatic controls of decomposition drive the global biogeography of forest-tree symbioses

Steidinger, B. S., Crowther, T. W., Liang, J., Van Nuland, M. E., Werner, G. D. A., Reich, P. B., Nabuurs, G., de-Miguel, S., Zhou, M., Picard, N., Herault, B., Zhao, X., Zhang, C., Routh, D., Peay, K. G., Herold, M., Decuyper, M., Avitabile, V., DeVries, B. R., Hengeveld, G. M. & 3 others, Poorter, L., Schelhaas, M. & Bongers, F., 15 May 2019, In : Nature. 569, 7756, p. 404-408

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterAcademicpeer-review

symbiosis
biogeography
decomposition
climate
biome
2012
2 Citations (Scopus)

Driving factors of forest growth: a reply to Ferry et al. (2012).

Toledo, M., Poorter, L., Peña-Claros, M., Alarcón, A., Balcázar, J., Leaño, C., Licona, J. C., Llanque, O., Vroomans, V., Zuidema, P. A. & Bongers, F., 2012, In : Journal of Ecology. 100, p. 1069-1073

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterAcademic

forest growth
logging
basal area
tree growth
disturbance
2010
192 Citations (Scopus)

Decoupled leaf and stem economics in rain forest trees

Baraloto, C., Paine, C. E. T., Poorter, L., Beauchene, J., Bonal, D., Domenach, A. M., Herault, B., Patiño, S., Roggy, J. C. & Chave, J., 2010, In : Ecology Letters. 13, 11, p. 1338-1347

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterAcademicpeer-review

forest trees
rain forests
stem
economics
stems
2009
110 Citations (Scopus)

The intermediate disturbance hypothesis applies to tropical forests, but disturbance contributes little to tree diversity

Bongers, F., Poorter, L., Hawthorne, W. D. & Sheil, D., 2009, In : Ecology Letters. 12, p. 798-805

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterAcademicpeer-review

intermediate disturbance hypothesis
tropical forests
tropical forest
disturbance
dry forests
2007
2 Citations (Scopus)

Amazonia revealed: a perspective from the Amazon

Peña-Claros, M., Villegas, Z. & Poorter, L., 2007, In : Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 5, 5, p. 237

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterAcademicpeer-review